05 mars 2019

Crazy! GMU unleashes food-delivering robots on campus

eCampus NewsIt’s not quite The Jetsons (yet), but students at George Mason University (GMU) are able to satisfy their nutritional cravings with a little help from food-delivering robots on campus. More...

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Universal design for learning: 3 aces up our IT sleeves

eCampus NewsBy implementing UDL, higher-ed IT leaders can have a profound, quiet, positive (dare we say, sneaky?) impact on learner persistence. More...

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How creative thinking transformed my classroom

eCampus NewsAs educators, we develop lesson plans with careful consideration and effort. When one works, we fall in love, hesitant to change it too much for fear that change might bring less student success. More...

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10 ways student support teams can solve common challenges

eCampus NewsStudent support teams can get bogged down in procedures and are prevented from actually serving students. More...

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Closing the affordability gap at Hocking College

eCampus NewsAs technology offers more ways to stay connected and access information, forward-thinking higher-ed leaders are leveraging voice technology such as Amazon’s Alexa to help students acclimate to campus life and feel like they’re at home. More...

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Could on-demand online tutoring be the gateway to personalizing learning for colleges?

eCampus NewsA few years ago, the ReWired Group and Bob Moesta, my coauthor on my next book, Choosing College, undertook a project for the tutoring marketplace company, Wyzant. More...

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Is your campus ready for AI and other technology trends?

eCampus NewsHigher-ed leaders must prepare their campuses for augment reality, artificial intelligence, and more. More...

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Academic advising, “degree maps,” and mentorship are helping students earn STEM degrees

eCampus NewsWhile 81 percent of entering community college students indicate they want to earn a bachelor’s degree, only about 33 percent of community college students actually transfer to a four-year institution within six years, according to the Community College Research Center. More...

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4 easy ways to take your educational videos to the next level

eCampus NewsCreating engaging and dynamic online content is key to reducing the stubbornly high attrition rates of online courses. I’ve tried various strategies for engaging students in my online courses, and videos have consistently been my best format for getting students contributing to online discussions. More...

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Here’s how to future-proof your college campus

eCampus NewsLeaders must focus on transforming academics, securing data, improving student services, and modernizing IT to support future innovation on campus. More...

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